Local News

Party Chairman Visits Taunton

Party Chairman Patrick McLoughlin made a special visit to Taunton to meet with local supporters and Conservative Council Leaders.

Rebecca Pow Announces Christmas Card Competition Winner

This year, Taunton Deane MP Rebecca Pow held a Christmas card competition and invited the people of Taunton Deane to take part.

22 year-old Charlotte Winborn from Wellington, won first place in the competition.

Calls for Changes to Wellington Bus Service

Rebecca Pow MP has had a meeting with Wellington Resident, Debbie Pemberton to discuss concerns facing many locals now that the Webber Bus Service from Wellington to Taunton via Musgrove Park Hospital has been stopped following their closure, so that there is no longer a service that stops direct

Future of Flood Protection Forum

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow welcomed a packed room to her latest Environment Forum held at Stoke St Mary Village Hall, near Taunton.

Rebecca Pow MP welcomes record number of people in work

Taunton Deane MP, Rebecca Pow has welcomed the news that the number of people in work across the UK remains at a record high, and the rate of women in work is at the highest level since comparable records began, showing the fundamentals of our economy remain strong.

Successful Older Age Fair!

Rebecca Pow MP, held a highly successful Older Persons Fair to coincide with National Older Peoples Day on Saturday 1st October at Taunton’s Brewhouse Theatre.

New partnership opens up wild Taunton for everyone

Viridor has renewed its partnership with the Somerset Wildlife Trust to support their urban wildlife project, The Routes to the River Tone, to bring people closer to wildlife in Taunton.

National Older Peoples Day Fair

Rebecca Pow, Member of Parliament for Taunton Deane will be holding a special Fair for residents of a certain age across Taunton Deane on Saturday 1st October (National Older Peoples Day).

Rebecca Pow Backs Taunton Recyclers

Rebecca Pow, Member of Parliament for Taunton Deane, rolled up her sleeves and spent an afternoon with UK leading recycler Viridor, visiting the Taunton Recycling Centre, Reuse Shop and HQ on the front line of British recycling.